Exceptional EA


Shelagh Presenting at IAAP’s Summit 2017 in New Orleans

See you in New Orleans this July I’m delighted to let readers know that the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) has asked me to join its roster of presenters at Summit 2017. Summit is a major conference, and an annual must attend event on many…

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Weekend Poll Results: Admin. Professionals Appreciation Day 2017

With thanks to all who participated, here are the results of my latest weekend poll. Our focus: What do you think of the recognition given to admin. professionals each April? Not a universally observed event I love writing for an international audience,…

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Two Truths, And A Lie

Hello, it’s Shelagh again. You know, that person who has been fairly consistent in offering thoughts about all things EA- and PA-related … until, that is, the past few weeks of what I’ll categorise as a period of intense workplace…

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Admin. Professionals’ Day Redux: Branding and Lending a Hand

Last week, I offered my conflicting thoughts on the merits of the occasions known as Admin. Professionals’ Week and Day. I raised the question of whether those of us in this profession are content with the status quo, greeting card…

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